M&A specialist that has led high-profile acquisition and disposition transactions, private equity matters and financings in diverse industries for more than 30 years. His deep industry knowledge and cutting-edge yet practical guidance make him a trusted advisor to both public and private companies on numerous negotiated and hostile acquisitions, initial public offerings and many of the largest, most complex REIT transactions. Also counsels clients on a wide range of corporate, securities law and corporate governance matters. Mr. Coco has been involved in more than 150 major publicly disclosed M&A, REIT and financing transactions, including over 80 deals valued at more than $1 billion each. He has also represented several S&P 500 companies and is one of the world’s leading lawyers in the assisted/senior care facilities space.
JD, Fordham University School of Law, 1981 (Member, Fordham Law Review); BBA, Finance, Iona College, 1978 (summa cum laude).